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Borkowski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from a place called Borki, Borkowice, or Borek, all named with Polish bór ‘pine forest’, or from Borków, which derives from the personal name Borek + the possessive suffix -ow.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Borowski, Bonkowski, Zborowski, Markowski, Bukowski, Orlowski

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Borkowski Family Origin

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Borkowski Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Borkowski occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Borkowski's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

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Borkowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Borkowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borkowski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Borkowski. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Borkowski. For the veterans among your Borkowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borkowski Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Borkowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Borkowski in 1955 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

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